Biennale programme 2018

Filtered on: Theatre

5114 dagar Photo: Ola Kjelbye

5114 dagar

Performance

The jury's choice Sweden

How is it to have lived in 5114 days? To be almost adult, but looked upon as a kid. Filled with secrets and longing, but at the same time scared to death.

Theatre

Secondary school

bild Bak-å-fram-på, bibu 2018, Photo: Lina Ikse

Bak-å-fram-på

Performance

This performance is not selected by the jury but included in Tema Friktionskraft: Teatercentrum presents a tool for analysing performances to encourage a norm-creative approach to artistic work and audience development within the performing arts.

Friction

Theatre

Dance

De Passant, show image, bibu 2018, Photo: Kathleen Michiels

De Passant

Performance

The jury's choice international

Some people feel at home wherever they are. Others spend their whole life looking, wandering hither and thither, longing for a place to put down roots and eventually come home to. But what exactly is home? "De Passant" (The Passer-by) from the Belgian group Laika, is visual, dancing and energetic theatre. A show as as score consisting of individual notes, which gradually harmonize with each other and in the end

Theatre

Dance

Performance image, East Side Stories, Bibu, 2018

East Side Stories

Performance

"East Side Stories" is a musical based on the true stories and the many encounters with people living in the eastern parts of Helsingborg.

Theatre

Musical

Glängtan Photo: Ola Kjelbye

Glängtan

Performance

The jury's choice Sweden

Below the ground, where we cannot see, the trees lead their mysterious lives. They talk to each other, take care of their youngsters, and they might even remember things.

Theatre

Primary school

Hela familjen, Photo: Markus Gårdner

Hela familjen

Performance

The jury's choice Sweden

Poor Leia (yes, she is named after the lady in the bikini in Star Wars) has a secret love who will dump her twice, but she doesn’t know that yet.

Theatre

Middle school

I'm here show image, bibu 2018, Photo: Julia Lindemalm

I´m her(e)

Performance

The jury's choice Sweden

Ara has skipped school for a very long time now. Because she has been given a room of her own by Virginia Woolf. One billion followers on YouTube, Musica.ly and Instagram can see what she does in there. She can travel wherever she wants to in the world but she doesn’t need to. She can say whatever she likes but she doesn’t. Instead she puts on make-up and proves that

Theatre

Konferenz der wesentlichen Dinge, bibu 2018, Photo: Julius Matuschik

Konferenz der wesentlichen Dinge

Performance

The jury's choice international

What would happen if you could chose your own family? What kind of freedom would it create? Who would take care of whom?

Theatre

English

performance image mamman, bibu 2018, Photo: Henrik Dahl

Mamman

Performance

The jury's choice Sweden

A show for social justice activists of all sizes. The little town where we lived only had one purpose. The factory.

Theatre

Puppetery

Middle school

Mellan oss

Performance

The jury's choice Sweden

What are boundaries, and what do they do to us? Which boundaries can we cross, and are they open to all of us? How does something become boundary-less or boundless?

Dance

Theatre

Preschool

Oorlog, show image, bibu 2018

Oorlog

Performance

The jury's choice international

A balloon, slowly loosing it’s air. Little helicopters falling of a tree. A shower that weeps. An audience that shoots and three soldiers on roller-skates, speaking backwards with shock. Three soldiers finding themselves in a bizarre, ungraspable world who are helplessly unable to cope: "We wished we had something proper to say. Sorry. But war is just too big, even for us. We are just here to put on a

Theatre

Performance image, Papper - en ordlös saga om livet, bibu 2018, Photo: Petra Hallberg

Papper - en ordlös saga om livet

Performance

The jury's choice Sweden

Crumpled paper, folded paper, twisted paper, torn paper; a never ending cycle where figures appear out of nowhere, transform, perish - and are resurrected.

Mime

Puppetery

Theatre

Rapport från ett omklädningsrum, bibu 2018, Photo: Chrisander Brun

Rapport från ett omklädningsrum

Performance

The jury's choice Sweden

Dreams, shower gel and sexual harassments – what is really going on in a locker room? What wellknown and untold stories are hidden among sweaty socks and wooden benches?

Theatre

signalisterna, bibu 2018, Photo: Jonas Jörneberg

Signalisterna

Performance

The jury's choice Sweden

"The Signalists" are part of the three-year project named Stafetten, where Masthuggsteater collaborates with students at Sandeklevs school in Bergsjön.

Theatre

Dance

Preschool

Primary school

Performance image, Törnrosa, bibu 2018, Photo: Sandra Lee Pettersson

Törnrosa – den enda sanna kärlekens tid

Performance

The jury's choice Sweden

After a hundred years of sleep, the beautiful princess is about to be awakened by “the one true love’s kiss”.

Theatre

tyst performance image bibu 2018, Photo: Lyad Kamel

Tyst

Performance

This performance is not selected by the jury but included in Tema Friktionskraft: Teatercentrum presents a tool for analysing performances to encourage a norm-creative approach to artistic work and audience development within the performing arts.

Friction

Theatre

Sagan om Sverige, bibu 2018, Photo: Linn Saalbach

​Sagan om Sverige

Performance

​Sagan om Sverige is the meeting between the Swedish actor Jörgen and the young, Syrian poet Daniel.

Theatre